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The Past Meets the Present: A View of the Auditorium Theatre Tower and Roosevelt University

Date: 2012

Geography: Chicago, Illinois, USA

A striking juxtaposition of old and new, this photograph presents the iconic Auditorium Theatre Tower in the foreground, its historic, ornate architecture boldly standing out against the backdrop of the sleek, contemporary Roosevelt University building. The contrast between the two structures is a testament to the city’s rich architectural history and its continuous evolution.

The Auditorium Theatre Tower, with its intricate stonework and grandeur, harks back to the glamour of the late 19th century, while the glass and steel structure of Roosevelt University reflects the modern city's progressive spirit. A perfect framing that captures the essence of Chicago's architectural journey.

Grain Elevator

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South Side Chicago

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The Abandoned Old Chicago Post Office

The Abandoned Old Chicago Post Office

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